Ann is an internationally famous, best-selling crime writer, known for writing the books which inspired the exciting BBC TV series Shetland. 

The experience begins with participants travelling to a mysterious location on the bleak, but beautiful Shetland islands. There will be an overnight stay in one of the islands' most welcoming hotels.  The following day it is time to begin an investigation of the island and Ann will accompany the group.  Visits will take place to wonderful locations that inspired her famous writing and which also appear in the hit BBC television series.

The day will end with a fun murder mystery evening in one of the hotels shown in some of the television episodes. The finale to the trip will be the opportunity for guests to learn more about the islands' famous historical sites, mysteries, myths and legends.  This will include viewing impressive prehistoric remains to admiring dramatic natural seacliffs

Prices for the holiday experience start from £849 per person and include return flights to Shetland, airport transfers and touring on Shetland by coach, 3-night's bed and breakfast, evening meals, entertainment and the services of a local tour guide throughout.

Guests will also receive signed copies of Ann's new Vera novel, Moth Catcher and the latest Shetland novel, Thin Air, as well as tickets to a special Ann Cleeves' event at Bloody Scotland.

There are limited places available and it is advisable to book early.  For more information please visit or telephone 0844 873 6110.